What does Consuelo mean?
Consuelo [con-sue-lo] as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Consuelo) is pronounced kohn-SWAY-loh. It is of Spanish origin, and the meaning of Consuelo is "consolation, comfort". From the title of the Virgin Mary, Nuestra Seņora del Consuelo, meaning "Our Lady of Consolation". In 1842 George Sand, a popular French author, published a historical novel called "Consuelo". The heroine, a gypsy, became a successful opera singer.
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How popular is Consuelo?
Consuelo is a very prominent first name for females (#577 out of 4276, Top 13%) and a slightly less prominent surname for both adults and children (#91801 out of 150436, Top 61%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Charted below is the baby name history of Consuelo for girls. Consuelo was first listed in 1890-1899 and reached its peak position of #380 in the U.S. during the years 1920-1929, but is not ranked currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related girl names. Consuela and Connie are the prominent variation forms of Consuelo. Adoption of these forms of Consuelo was common among parents 7 decades ago (adoption of 0.48%), but now, forms such as Connie have fallen out of fashion.
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Candela, Chontel, Cindel, Cindell, Coel, Concheta, Connee, Conney, Constanz, Corabel, Cordula, Cordulla, Cornela, Cosme, Cristel, Crystel and Crystell. These names tend to be less commonly used than Consuelo.See names in meaning and etymology.